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Meet the Admission Team

 
We look forward to meeting you and working with you through the application process!

Year-Round Admission Office Staff

As you engage in the admission process at Shady Hill, you will meet members of the team. The Admission Office conducts parent/guardian interviews and tours, meets with students, and generally help guide families through the application process. 

List of 8 members.

  • Photo of Katie Aulenback

    Katie Aulenback 

    Admission Coordinator
    University of Colorado - Boulder - B.A.
  • Photo of Kelly Davidson

    Kelly Davidson 

    Grade VIII Substitute
    University of Michigan, Ann Arbor - BA
    Lesley University - M.Ed.
  • Photo of Sarah Wooten

    Sarah Wooten 

    Director of Enrollment Management
    Spelman College - B.A.
    University of Georgia, School of Law - J.D.
  • Photo of Sandra Zuckerman

    Sandra Zuckerman 

    Assistant Director of Admissions
  • Photo of Sarah Wasserman

    Sarah Wasserman 

    Admission Advisor
    Amherst College - B.A.
    University of Chicago - J.D.
  • Photo of Lisa Kerrigan

    Lisa Kerrigan 

    Admission Counselor
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    Emily Blackwell 03

    Admission Counselor
    Scripps College, Claremont, CA - B.A.
    Lesley University - M.Ed.
    SHS -TTC - ECH - Early Childhood Education
    National Cathedral School
    Sheridan School
    Lesley University - M.Ed.
    SHS -TTC - ECH - Early Childhood Education
    Scripps College, Claremont, CA - B.A.
  • Sonya Sheats 

    Admission Counselor

Admission Counselors

Our Admission Counselors work with us during the busiest season of the year — interview season! Each of these Admission Counselors has a broad range of experience with the school — as parents, teachers, and co-curricular staff. 

List of 4 members.

  • Photo of Emily Blackwell

    Emily Blackwell 

    Admission Counselor
  • Photo of Lisa Kerrigan

    Lisa Kerrigan 

    Admission Counselor
  • Sonya Sheats 

    Admission Counselor
  • Photo of Sarah Wasserman

    Sarah Wasserman 

    Admission Advisor

Auxiliary Members of the Admission Team

The auxiliary members of the admission team serve in various roles within our school, including participating in Admission events and reading applications. They also play a key role in helping new students and families transition into Shady Hill.

List of 2 members.

  • Photo of Abby Brown

    Abby Brown 

    Middle School (Grades V-VIII) Director of Learning Resources
    Rice University - B.A.
    Wheelock College - M.Ed.
  • Photo of Hanh Cho

    Hanh Cho 

    Lower School Director of Learning Resources
    Boston College - B.A.
    Boston College - M.Ed.

List of 2 members.

  • Photo of Jamila Wilson

    Jamila Wilson 

    Middle School Counselor
    Agnes Scott College - B.A.
    Vanderbilt University - M.Ed.
  • Photo of Leesa Mercedes

    Leesa Mercedes 

    Lower School Psychologist
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